This Week in Racing History (May 31-June 6)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker www.vintageRPM.com May 31 George Follmer drives a Ford Mustang to victory in the SCCA Trans-Am race at Bryar Motorsports Park in Loudon, New Hampshire, USA (1971). June 1 Ronnie Peterson drives a...

This Week in Racing History
Michael Stucker
www.vintageRPM.com

May 31
George Follmer drives a Ford Mustang to victory in the SCCA Trans-Am race at Bryar Motorsports Park in Loudon, New Hampshire, USA (1971).

June 1
Ronnie Peterson drives a Tecno to victory in the F3 race on the Keimola Ring in Finland (1969).

June 2
Johnny Thompson wins the USAC Champ Car race on the dirt track at Langhorne, Pennsylvania, USA (1957).

June 3
Jochen Rindt wins the F2 Holts Trophy race at Crystal Palace in London, England, driving a Roy Winkelmann Brabham BT23C (1968).

June 4
George Fury drives a Nissan Skyline to win in the ATCC Group A race in Winton, Victoria, Australia. Mark Gibbs wins the Group C race in a Toyota Supra (1989).

June 5
Stockcar racer Bobby Hillin Jr. born in Midland, Texas, USA (1964).

June 6
Paul Tracy wins the CART Miller Lite 200 on the Milwaukee Mile in West Allis, Wisconsin, USA (1999).

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